wf-escenic-times - Home The RSS feed of en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. 2017-07-06 19:40:42.0 2017-07-06 19:40:42.0 Home Power supply reaches remote Bangladesh village Khansama A remote northern village in Bangladesh has received electricity for the first time. 2017-08-17 22:41:30.0 Bangladesh militants not capable of attacks like 2005 series bombings, counterterror police chief says JMB militants could carry out simultaneous bomb attacks throughout Bangladesh 12 years making the most of ill-equipped security agencies, police's Counterterrorism and Transnational Crimes unit chief Monirul Islam has said. 2017-08-17 22:08:39.0 Rape victim, 10, delivers baby after India court bars abortion A 10-year-old rape victim who was denied an abortion by India's top court gave birth on Thursday in a case that has drawn outrage about the sexual abuse of children. 2017-08-17 21:43:13.0 Van crashes into dozens of people in Barcelona, several injured: police A van crashed into dozens of people in the centre of Barcelona on Thursday and Spanish media said at least two people were killed. 2017-08-17 21:38:01.0 Documentary on life and works of Bangabandhu screened in 250 schools A 20-minute documentary on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has been screened in 250 schools throughout Bangladesh on Wednesday and Thursday commemorating the National Mourning Day. 2017-08-17 20:56:56.0 Trump digs in against critics of his Charlottesville violence response US President Donald Trump hit back on Thursday at critics of his response to racial violence in the Virginia city of Charlottesville, and defiantly reiterated his opposition to the removal of monuments to the pro-slavery Civil war Confederacy. 2017-08-17 20:52:34.0 Appellate verdict on 16th amendment is flawed: Law Commission chief The Appellate Division’s verdict and observation cancelling the 16th amendment contain “flaws”, according to the chairman of the Law Commission.  2017-08-17 20:52:24.0 Messi and Ronaldo duel to be world's best again Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will again be duelling for the title of world's best footballer after their names once again headed the shortlist on Thursday for The Best FIFA Men's Player. 2017-08-17 20:49:42.0 Farid Uddin Ahmed appointed SUST Vice-Chancellor President Md Abdul Hamid has appointed Dhaka University economics department's Professor Farid Uddin Ahmed Vice-Chancellor at the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology in Sylhet. 2017-08-17 20:46:00.0 Asensio's brilliance leaves Barca wondering what might have been Barcelona were given a painful reminder of what they missed out on by failing to sign Marco Asensio after the Spanish youngster's long range strike set Real Madrid on their way to a 2-0 win over the Catalans on Wednesday to seal the Spanish Super Cup. 2017-08-17 20:43:51.0 Barca close to Coutinho, Dembele deals: Segura Barcelona sporting manager Pep Segura has said the club are "close" to signing Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund. 2017-08-17 20:36:29.0 Barca problems mount with Suarez and Pique injuries Barcelona have been dealt another blow after their crushing 5-1 aggregate defeat to Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup with the news that Luis Suarez will be out for around four weeks with a knee injury. 2017-08-17 20:33:59.0 Hundreds still missing in Sierra Leone mudslide as search intensifies Soldiers and volunteers with shovels and pickaxes dug through the perilous site of a mudslide in Sierra Leone on Thursday in search of hundreds of bodies believed still buried days after the disaster. 2017-08-17 20:20:11.0 Pakistan's Malala 'excited' after winning place at Oxford University Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize when she was 17, said on Thursday she was "excited" after winning a place to study at Oxford University. 2017-08-17 19:36:20.0 One-third of embankments damaged in season’s second floods: Ministry One-third of the embankments built by the Water Development Board have been damaged during the second spell of floods this year. 2017-08-17 19:15:52.0 Malala Yousafzai gets into Oxford to study Pakistani Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai will be studying in Oxford University. 2017-08-17 18:51:51.0 Sri Lanka faulty in approach to protecting religious freedom, says US report Blemishes in Sri Lanka’s approach towards religious freedom have been pointed out in a US State Department report that lists various government decisions to provide Buddhism a “foremost place” among religions. 2017-08-17 18:38:05.0 Fortified rice holds promise for combating malnutrition in Bangladesh: WFP A new study has shown that consuming fortified rice can significantly reduce anaemia and zinc deficiencies among the poorest women in Bangladesh. 2017-08-17 18:06:19.0 US says joint S.Korea war games not on the negotiating table The United States and South Korea will go ahead with joint military drills next week, the top US military official said on Thursday, resisting pressure from North Korea and its ally China to halt the contentious exercises. 2017-08-17 17:48:07.0 Election Commission won’t play any role in building 'consensus' among political parties The Election Commission says it will have no role in initiatives to build a 'consensus' among political parties to take part in the next national election. 2017-08-17 17:28:01.0 China military criticizes 'wrong' US moves on Taiwan, South China Sea The "wrong" actions of the United States on Taiwan, its South China Sea patrols and deployment of an advanced anti-missile system in South Korea have had a large, negative influence on military trust, a senior Chinese officer said on Thursday. 2017-08-17 17:21:20.0 Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit Bihar Sundari Devi and her family of seven, including an elderly mother-in-law and children, are struggling to survive along an elevated road here for the last three days. 2017-08-17 17:15:12.0 Trump's stance on Virginia violence shocks America's allies America's closest allies condemned US President Donald Trump in unusually strong and personal terms on Wednesday after he put part of the blame for violent clashes in the state of Virginia on those marching against gun-brandishing neo-Nazis. 2017-08-17 16:56:47.0 Wipro gets five-year IT deal with Grameenphone Global IT firm Wipro Limited has secured a five-year IT infrastructure and service deal with Grameenphone. 2017-08-17 16:17:05.0 What will Kim do next? Sixth nuclear test seen critical for North Korea North Korea says it has developed intercontinental missiles capable of targeting any place in the United States. 2017-08-17 16:00:41.0